Vijaya Bank is a banking institution based at Bangalore, India. The institution was founded in 1931 by late Shri A.B.Shetty and other enterprising farmers in Mangalore with the main objective to promote banking habit, thrift and entrepreneurship among the farming community of Dakshina Kannada district in the Karnataka State. The bank offers several technology products, such as ATMs, cash deposit machines, debit and credit cards, internet banking, mobile banking, phone banking, funds transfer through RTGS and NEFT. The bank also offers merchant banking, agribanking and RuPay cards to its customers. The board of directors is responsible for the administration of the firm.